Best Cannabis Companies to Work For – Cultivation | #4 Veritas Fine Cannabis

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The Colorado-based cultivator is focused on growing high-quality cannabis while providing a high-quality workplace for its employees.

February 10, 2022

Photo courtesy of Veritas Fine Cannabis

Benefits:

  • Full-time employees can enroll in a company healthcare plan 60 days after hire. Benefits include medical, dental, and vision coverage for full-time employees and their dependents, with the company covering varying percentages of insurance premiums.
  • Veritas Fine Cannabis also offers an employer-sponsored Employee Assistance Program to provide counseling for marital, financial, or parental problems.

Additional Information:

  • Employees are afforded a flexible working schedule to accommodate appointments, school events, and more.
  • Staff are offered free or discounted tickets to local family entertainment or sporting events, as well as product samples on a monthly basis.
  • Veritas Fine Cannabis conducts employee performance reviews for all staff on a biannual basis, as well as 360-degree performance reviews for supervisors.
  • Staff are offered bonuses for any new hire referrals. Furthermore, monetary incentives or additional PTO are made available for any employees asked to travel overnight for work.
  • Employees are given 13 vacation days and 12 personal days. Staff can also “donate” accrued vacation/sick/personal time to fellow employees in need. Employees are also afforded paid time off to participate in community service.
  • Reimbursement is also made available for employees who achieve new certification, and attend business education workshops and/or conferences.
  • Veritas participates in sustainable initiatives including its Grass is Greener cannabis packaging recycling program, and plans to launch a CO2 exchange program in partnership with Oskar Blues Brewery in Q3 of this year.
  • The company offers on-site massage therapists on a bi-weekly basis, on-site personal development and/or stress management workshops, seminars and classes, and food trucks providing free lunch to employees at least twice per month.
  • Employees are also offered free merchandise and gifts both on their birthdays and throughout the year, including shirts, hats, backpacks, headphones, cannabis product, and more.
  • Veritas Fine Cannabis volunteers with community organizations including the Urban League of Metro Denver, the Growing Hope Foundation, Frontline Farming, and Friends of Weed.
From the CEO: “When I think of why Veritas is a best to place to work, the answer to me is simple: It’s the people. We actually have fun at work,” says Mike Leibowitz, CEO of Veritas Fine Cannabis.